Hoosier Park’s Kase attends Wisconsin event
ANDERSON — Mike Kase of Anderson, and Hoosier Park Racing & Casino’s lead sales representative, attended the “Boomers in Groups” BiG Weekend Conference in Milwaukee, Wis., on Sept. 28-30.
Kase, along with four other group travel professionals, gave presentations highlighting their companies or locations for group and tourism travel. Kase and each of the other presenters received awards for their presentations.
McHerron accepting new patients
INDIANAPOLIS — Community Physician Network, the integrated physician practice of Community Health Network, has announced that Dr. Tony McHerron, pediatrician, is currently accepting patients at his office in Anderson.
McHerron completed his medical degree at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine in Rochester, Minn., and his residency in pediatrics at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center.
His office is at 1210A Medical Arts Boulevard, Suite 206, Anderson.
For more information, call 298-4520.
Bray promoted to WISH news director
INDIANAPOLIS — Steve Bray of WISH TV, Indianapolis, has been promoted to news director of WISH-TV’s 24-Hour News 8.
Bray joined the WISH-TV team in January 1995. He was promoted to chief meteorologist in August 1999, and named news operations manager in April 2009.
The Herald Bulletin and WISH-TV are news gathering partners.
Rockhill joins board of directors
YORKTOWN — Lois Rockhill, former executive director of Second Harvest in Muncie, has joined the board of directors of LifeStream Services. LifeStream is the Aging and Disability Resource Center for East Central Indiana.
In addition, three area residents have joined LifeStream’s Advisory Council.
New council members elected this fall are: Christy Tompkins, administrator, Heritage House, New Castle; Ashley Hopper, deputy director, City of Anderson Economic Development; and Bob Gentry, chairman of the Park Advisory Board for Union City.
Water Pollution Control earns award
ANDERSON — The Water Pollution Control Department has once again been named the recipient of the Laboratory Excellence Award during the 76th Annual conference held Nov. 14-16 at the Westin Hotel in downtown Indianapolis.
Amy Wilson, laboratory supervisor, said the City of Anderson has received the award for 19 years.
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St. Vincent says it will eliminate some employees, contract associates
The St. Vincent Health network said Thursday it plans to restructure its workforce, eliminating employees and contract associates across its 22-hospital system.
Flagship Microloan program expands
The Flagship Enterprise Center is making $500,000 more in loan funds available to local small businesses.
Hospital dedicates St. John’s Chapel
St. Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital renamed its chapel on Tuesday to pay homage to its past. About 70 people attended the dedication service of the newly christened St. John’s Chapel just inside the main lobby doors at the hospital.
Emmett Dulaney: First sports marketing camp starts in June
For the first time, Anderson University is offering a summer camp for high school students who are interested in learning about the field of sports marketing.
Charo Boyd: Social Security honors all who serve
Every day of the year, Americans across the nation remember friends and family members who have served and sacrificed for their country. Memorial Day is a day when we all come together to honor those who have given their lives in the defense of freedom and the principles we hold dear in this country.
Study reflects local hospital costs on par
It’s hard to say what’s worse — being hospitalized, or the bill that follows.
But in some places, that bill might be a bigger hit than others: Say, Monterey Park, Calif., for example, where an inpatient being treated for heart failure could expect to pay about twice the average between Madison County’s Community Hospital Anderson and St. Vincent Anderson Regional.
News of Record: Divorce and bankruptcy filings
Divorce filings and bankruptcy filings recently for Madison County, as published Sunday in The Herald Bulletin:
Yard sale season means big business
Yard sale season is upon us, again.
In Ginnie Clevenger’s Pendleton neighborhood, it’s been a Pendle Hill homeowners’ association tradition since 1977, marked every year with a big banner and balloons tied to mailboxes. Saturday, between 15 and 20 homeowners had signed up to price-sticker their old clothes, video tapes, whats-a-whose-its and thing-a-ma-bobs, and spread them across their front lawns.
Business People: May 19
Business People briefs, as published Sunday:
Big Joe Clark column: Competing with tax policy difficult in a changing world
Years ago, I received valuable insight into the eyes of the Internal Revenue Service.
A client was being audited, and I saw the writing on the wall of the financial impact if the fines were truly assessed.
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